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Early American paintings; catalogue of an exhibition held in the Museum of the Brooklyn instituteof arts and sciences, Brooklyn, February 3d to March 12th, 1917 (1917) (14783015022)

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Early American paintings; catalogue of an exhibition held in the Museum of the Brooklyn instituteof arts and sciences, Brooklyn, February 3d to March 12th, 1917 (1917) (14783015022)

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Title: Early American paintings; catalogue of an exhibition held in the Museum of the Brooklyn instituteof arts and sciences, Brooklyn, February 3d to March 12th, 1917
Year: 1917 (1910s)
Authors: Brooklyn Museum
Subjects: Painting, American Painters
Publisher: (Brooklyn)
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Smithsonian Libraries



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MOSS KENT BY SAMUEL FINLEY BREEZE MORSE
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MARQUIS DE LA FAYETTE BY SAMUEL FINLEY BREEZE MORSE EARLY AMERICAN PAINTINGS SAMUEL FINLEY BREEZE MORSE CONTINUED C? MARQUIS DE LA FAYETTE. This portrait of*^»^ Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Mar-quis de La Fayette, French officer, the companion of Wash-ington, was painted ca. 1824 during La Fayettes last visit toAmerica as the Nations Guest. It is said to be theoriginal study for the larger portrait now hanging in the NewYork City Hall. Dunlap in his biography of the artist speaksof the full-length of La Fayette which occupied his timefor some months in New York (1825). Tuckerman statesthat he had received a public commission to paint a portraitof La Fayette then on a visit to this country.On canvas: H. 48 inches; W. 33^ inches. The property of the Brooklyn Museum. 53 EARLY AMERICAN PAINTINGS SAMUEL FINLEY BREEZE MORSE CONTINUED r_t STEPHEN MIX MITCHELL, LL.D. (1743-1835).^ ■ Stephen Mix Mitchell, LL.D. of Wethersfield, Con-necticut, lawyer, delegate to Continental

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